Russia feels the problems with the financing of Donbass – the Ambassador of Canada in Ukraine

A statement about the possibility of deployment of a UN peacekeeping mission in the Donbass, Russia is looking for options because they feel certain problems with financing of these temporarily occupied territories. About this in an interview with “Today” on the sidelines of the annual conference Yalta European strategy (YES) in Kiev.

“I think that the economic power of the Russian Federation is not unlimited. They feel certain problems with financing of these temporarily occupied territories of Donbass and maybe looking for options. But we certainly welcome all sorts of that gap, which opens for the possibility of resolving the crisis and creating a peaceful life for Ukrainians. But this must be approached very cautiously and carefully. The devil, as always, is in the details” – said Vashchuk.

As reported, the so-called “DNR” and “LNR” and may 2019 not receive at least part of the aid from the Russian budget. Instead of supporting the so-called “republics” Russia can send the money for the construction and modernization of infrastructure in annexed Crimea and in Kaliningrad region.

Said today the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, Russia is planning to cancel or reduce the so-called “humanitarian aid” to insurgents in the Donbas, has admitted that there is some “redistribution” means.